Joe Rexin (L) of T-Rex Equipment, Long Beach, Calif., chats with Harry Hansen of U-Pick It, an auto and scrap metal recycling facility in Prescott Valley, Ariz. Both made purchases at the Nov. 18 auction.
More than 2,450 bidders participated online and in person at Ritchie Bros.’ multi-million dollar, unreserved public equipment auction in Phoenix, Ariz., on Nov. 18, 2015.
Bidders came from 41 countries, including 49 U.S. states. Approximately 62 percent of the equipment was sold to out-of-state buyers, from as far away as Poland, Egypt and Thailand. Online bidders purchased approximately 46 percent of the equipment sold (by dollar value).
More than 1,550 equipment items and trucks were sold in the auction, including excavators, wheel loaders, truck tractors, trailers, farm tractors and more.
For more information, please visit www.rbauction.com.